From Yokohama to San Francisco: Welcome to the ixpat.com International Hour, the globally connected community event for expats and internationals abroad. Here we discuss ideas about expat living (not only in Japan) while enjoying games, fun and storytelling to make new friends around the world.
How beautiful a day can be, when kindness touches it. - George Elliston
Direct interaction with participants at different locations open up exciting new perspectives far beyond East Asia. In between, there's opportunities for small talk as well as a challenging community quiz to top it all off. Book now!
17:30 Welcome & small talk
17:40 Newcomer intro
17:50 Networking group activity
18:00 1-on-1 Speed Networking
18:10 Break & small talk
Discussion: Local developments and their effect on expat life
Discussion: How important is altruism in my host society?
Discussion: Which random acts of kindness have I personally experienced?
18:50 Break & small talk
19:00 Community quiz/Trivia
19:20 Feedback and announcements
Tech prerequisites: Webcam, upbeat mood and global mindset. Out of consideration for others (background noise) please don't use your loudspeaker, but an external headphone/headset with microphone.
Target group: Expats, internationals and locals with experience abroad and interest in worldwide debates. Specific Yokohama questions should be asked directly within the ixpat.com Community.